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Governor visits Eugene schools, businesses

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Perhaps the most surprising thing at a meeting between Eugene School District employees and Gov. John Kitzhaber was the generous applause that followed his remarks.

 

Feed-in tariff doing well in Oregon

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

A report on Oregon's two-year pilot incentive for solar power known as the feed-in tariff shows the program is viable.

 

Portland startup helps create panoramic images

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Portland startup Gigapan produces hardware and software to make high pixel density panoramic photographs.

 

Retailers report highest holiday hiring since 2006

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Holiday hiring in 2012 reached its highest level in six years.

 

Central Oregon tourism up

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Holiday tourism in Central Oregon was up in 2012 compared to a year before.

 

Oregon scientists say federal agency censored them

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Southern Oregon fish biologists filed a scientific misconduct complaint alleging that the Bureau of Reclamation plans to disband their team for unpopular studies.

 

Portland startup Giftango sold to InComm

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Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Portland-based Giftango has been sold to Atlanta-based InComm, but it will retain its Portland office.

 
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